Arusha National Park Tanzania, holidays to Arusha
Size: 137 km²- the second smallest national park in Tanzania
Location: about 37 km from the town of Arusha.
The main attractions of this national park, besides Mount Meru, are its rich forests, the Momella Lakes around its base and the marshes of Ngurdoto Crater. Mount Meru is the second highest mountain in Tanzania, with a height of 4,565 m (15,000 ft). Climbing the mountain takes 3-4 days.
Tanzania Safari waterbuck, reedbuck, dikdik, duikers black and white colobus monkey, blue monkey, elephant, hippo, giraffe, warthog, zebra. Leopard, black rhino and hyena are present but rarely seen. There are over 400 species of bird and the lakes are well known for its water birds, especially flamingo.
This park was also the film location for the classic movie Hatari.
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